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The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

Updated December 4, 2019 2.1k votes 972 voters 2.3k views49 items

List RulesVote up the top midfielders ever to take the pitch for Real Madrid.

The best midfielders ever to lace up their cleats for Real Madrid have been part of a long legacy of tremendous soccer. All the Real Madrid CF stars of past and present have had a hand in crafting the history of their club team.

Real Madrid has been one of the top teams in La Liga for years, and recent star midfielders like Raul and David Beckham helped the club keep its status among the A-list of the soccer world. But the history goes back longer than that, with early standouts from the club's roster like Ignacio Zoco and Sabino Barinaga establishing themselves in the club's early history.

So which of these players from Real Madrid's long history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Real Madrid midfielders of all-time? Vote below, and if you see any players missing from the list who should be considered, feel free to add them as well.

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    Luka Modrić is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2012-Present

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    Zinedine Zidane is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2001-2006

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    Emilio Butragueño is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 1983-1995

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    Raúl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Real Madrid career: 1994-2010

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    Míchel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Míchel

    Real Madrid career: 1981-1996

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    Pirri is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Real Madrid career: 1964-1980

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    Raymond Kopa is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 1956-1959

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    Roberto Carlos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 1996-2007

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    Luís Figo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2000-2005

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    Gheorghe Hagi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 1990-1992

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    Ángel di María is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2010-2014

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    Jesús Alonso Fernández is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Jesús Alonso Fernández

    Real Madrid career: 1935-1936, 1936-1948

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    Marcelo Vieira is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2007-Present

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    Casemiro is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2012-Present

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    Amancio Amaro is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 1962-1976

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    Sergio Ramos is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2005-Present

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    Mesut Özil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2010-2013

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    Fernando Hierro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 1989-2003

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    Guti is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Real Madrid career: 1995-2010

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    Isco is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Real Madrid career: 2013-Present

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    Jaime Lazcano is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Jaime Lazcano

    Real Madrid career: 1928-1935

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    Kaká is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Real Madrid career: 2009-2013

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    David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 2003-2007

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    Francisco García Hernández is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time
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    Francisco García Hernández

    Real Madrid career: 1978-1983

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    Miguel Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Real Madrid Midfielders Of All Time

    Real Madrid career: 1948-1958

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